The Season Ends

Friday night in Seminole the Mules met their match, losing to the Wall Hawks 39-28. It was a game of determination and frustration on our part and determination and execution on their part. We elected to kick first and forced Wall to punt and were then able to score...
The West Texas Drive and Eat Tour

The West Texas Drive and Eat Tour

My friend Elaine and I finally managed to take our  long talked-about but often postponed trip down to deep West Texas. We saw lots of country, enjoyed two lovely historic hotels, and found several good places to eat. Lots of country. Boy, that’s an...

Mules Are Area Champs

We traveled to Wylie Stadium, near Abilene, last night to watch the Mules win another one, beating Breckenridge 14-0. In a game that started off with not only the national anthem but also the pledge of allegiance-a nice touch-while the flag waved beautifully  on...
Now This is a Pumpkin Patch

Now This is a Pumpkin Patch

I decided if I was going to talk about West Texas cotton, I shouldn’t leave out pumpkins. You have your city style patches, and then you have the real deal. This is one of those real deals north of town that we visited with the grandkids and AJ and Erin around...

Playoff Time Again

Since Muleshoe had a bye this first week of playoffs, we took a short road trip to Sudan to watch Bovina beat Smyer 42-20 and came home to discover that the Mules will play Breckenridge next Friday night, November 19,  in Abilene. Alas, I didn’t think to ask time...